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Bishops Fight HHS

Bishops Fight HHS

On January 20, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under Secretary Katherine Sibelius, announced that all employers would have to provide abortifacient, contraception and sterilization coverage as part of their health plans, under the new Patient Affordable Care Act (PACA), or “Obamacare”. Institutions such as schools, hospitals [...]

Stop the Slaughter

Stop the Slaughter

Like most Christian denominations, The Episcopal Church (TEC) used to be against abortion, agreeing with the Lambeth Conference’s 1958 statement, “In strongest terms, Christians reject the practice of induced abortion, or infanticide, which involves the killing of a life already conceived…” (Life Magazine). Since then, TEC has produced [...]

The Episcopal Church Backs Abortion Coalition

The Episcopal Church Backs Abortion Coalition

Carrying brown bag lunches, the group of mostly middle aged and elderly white women gathered early this year to hear an African American preacher speak about her work on the subject of abortion. The Rev. Dr. Susan Newman was not at the lunch to speak against the practice of abortion, however. She was there to talk about the religious case for [...]

In the News

Kill Bill? The National Right to Life Committee (NRLC) in Washington D.C. has hailed the new healthcare Bill, narrowly passed by Congress in March, as “the most abortion-expansive piece of legislation ever to reach the floor of the House of Representatives.” In a move designed to satisfy pro-life Democrats, President Obama signed an Executive [...]